At least half of an apocryphal story known as the Ascension of Isaiah can be attributed to Christian editors.
They wondered about the temperament of K-12 Jesus and wrote a number of apocryphal stories about his childhood years.
The quote is apocryphal, but that has not changed its significance for Army football players.
An apocryphal gospel paints Jesus as, well, a bit of handful.
There are plenty of examples of Christians editing Jewish apocryphal traditions for their own communities.
This may seem merely absurd or apocryphal; but consider the terrible power of concentration which it implies!
The following tale is perhaps the most apocryphal in our series.
Well, I am now going to deal with the 'silly, lying, or apocryphal ravings.'
The Stilling story, for example (p. 317), may be taken as apocryphal.
The main facts given in these pages were narrated and some which the writer afterwards had good reason to believe were apocryphal.