And they saw the God of Israel: Under His feet there was the likeness of a pavement of sapphire, like the very sky for purity. —Exodus 24:10
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DANIEL GORDIS is the Koret Distinguished Fellow at Shalem College in Jerusalem and the author, most recently, of Impossible Takes Longer: 75 Years After Its Creation, Has Israel Fulfilled Its Founders’ Dreams? (2023).