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  • But it is also probable that these apocryphal versions are based on a genuine original.
  • This is the most important of all the apocryphal writings for the history of religious thought.
  • The one exception is a prophetic writing, the apocryphal Book of Eldad and Modad, A careful study of practical Christian ethics at Rome as implied in the Shepherd, will be found in E.
  • It is used to designate an apocryphal writing entitled in the older MSS.
  • Liber sapientiae), an apocryphal book of the "Wisdom Literature" (q.v.), the most brilliant production of pre-Christian Hebrew philosophical thought, remarkable both for the elevation of its ideas and for the splendour of its diction.