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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RUTH CALDERON is an Israeli academic writer and politician. She is the founder Israel’s first secular, pluralistic, and egalitarian Beit Midrash for women and men; and the founder of ALMA, which seeks to acquaint secular Israelis with Hebrew culture. She served as a Member of Knesset for Yesh Atid from 2013 to 2015.