'Equal' in the Bible
But it was thou, a man mine equal, mine intimate, my familiar friend. ...
She is more precious than rubies; and all the things thou canst desire are not equal unto her.
for wisdom is better than rubies, and all the things that may be desired are not equal to it.
To whom then will ye liken me, or shall I be equal? saith the Holy One.
To whom will ye liken me and make me equal, or compare me, that we may be like?
What shall I take to witness for thee? what shall I liken unto thee, daughter of Jerusalem? What shall I equal to thee, that I may comfort thee, virgin daughter of Zion? For thy ruin is great as the sea: who will heal thee?
And ye say, The way of the Lord is not equal. Hear then, house of Israel. Is not my way equal? are not your ways unequal?
But the house of Israel say, The way of the Lord is not equal. O house of Israel, are not my ways equal? Is it not your ways that are unequal?
Yet the children of thy people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: but as for them, their way is not equal.
Yet ye say, The way of the Lord is not equal. O house of Israel, I will judge you every one after his ways.
saying, These last have worked one hour, and thou hast made them equal to us, who have borne the burden of the day and the heat.
for neither can they die any more, for they are equal to angels, and are sons of God, being sons of the resurrection.
For this therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he had not only violated the sabbath, but also said that God was his own Father, making himself equal with God.
And the city lies four-square, and its length is as much as the breadth. And he measured the city with the reed twelve thousand stadia: the length and the breadth and height of it are equal.