# Synoptic Fragments

## Papers

- A statistical study of the triple-link model in the synoptic problem, J.R. Statist.Soc. A, 169, 49-60 (2006).
- The synoptic problem and statistics,
*Significance*, 3, 153-157 (2006). The published version is available at onlinelibrary.wiley.com. - A modification of HonorĂ©'s triple-link model in the synoptic problem,
*J.R.Statist.Soc. A*, 170, 841-850 (2007). The published version is available at onlinelibrary.wiley.com. - The synoptic problem: on Matthew's and Luke's use of Mark.
*J.R.Statist.Soc. A*, 175, 959-975 (2012). The published version is available at onlinelibrary.wiley.com. - A statistical time series approach to the use of Mark by Matthew and Luke. To appear in J. C. Poirier and J. Peterson (eds.), Marcan Priority without Q: Explorations in the Farrer Hypothesis, London: T & T Clark (2014).

In preparation: The Synoptic Problem and Statistics, Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC Press (2015)

## The binary time series data and R code

The binary time series data sets used in the "The Synoptic Problem and Statistics" are

- with Mark as the base text Mark data set, description
- with Matthew as the base text Matthew data set, description

The associated R code for hidden Markov modelling is here.

## Examples of parallel Greek texts

The healing of a leper

The feeding of the five thousand

## Introductory powerpoint presentation

Introduction to the synoptic problem and the binary time series