Acts of the Apostles – Chapters 15 and 16

Contents

Range Description

There are 152 variants and 251 readings for this range of text.

Witnesses

The 21 witnesses considered for Acts chapters 15 and 16 ordered by number of citations follow:

Witness Explicit Citations
Codex Bezae (D/05) 133
Codex Laudianus (E/08) 60
945 58
Codex Vaticanus (B/03) 57
1175 57
1739 57
Codex Sinaiticus (א/01) 56
Codex Athous Laurensis (Θ/044) 56
Codex Alexandrinus (A/02) 55
P74 55
Codex Ephraemi (C/04) 53
33 52
Majority Text (m) 51
Peshitta (psh) 35
Sahidic Coptic (sa) 26
P45 23
Irenaeus (Ir) 15
Syriac Harklensis (syh) 15
Vetus Latina (it) 10
0294 5
P33 4

Principal Component Analysis

Here is an animated PCA biplot mapping manuscripts and other witnesses (color-coded by date) and readings (blue) against the first three principal components:PCA Biplot Acts 15-16

The amount of variation accounted for by the first three components is:

Component Standard Deviation Proportion of Variance Cumulative Proportion
PC1 2.2901 0.2497 0.2497
PC2 1.5568 0.1154 0.3651
PC3 1.31975 0.08294 0.44809

Multidimensional Scaling

Here is an animated MDS plot where distances on the plot approximate the dissimilarities between the manuscripts and other witnesses (color-coded by date):MDS Plot Acts 15-16

Cluster Analysis

Hierarchical Agglomerative Cluster Analysis (Ward’s Criterion):Hierarchical Agglomerative Cluster Analysis - Acts 15-16

K-means partitioning with five clusters:K-means Partitioning with 3 Clusters - Acts 15-16

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