There are plenty of examples of Christians editing Jewish apocryphal traditions for their own communities.
The quote is apocryphal, but that has not changed its significance for Army football players.
Many of the quotes are mysteriously sourced, apocryphal, or misattributed.
Lovely stuff, but someone should tell the future congresswoman that every one of these quotes is apocryphal.
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.
Some of them also attached more or less importance to the apocryphal books.