1 The Apocrypha BOOKS OF THE Apocrypha . 1 Esdras Apocrypha -FACTS. 2 Esdras Tobit n Apocrypha means hidden, or secret.. Judith n The Apocrypha is a group of books which appeared Additions to Esther during the 400 year interim period betwen the The Wisdom of Old and New Testaments. Solomon n Jews of the Dispersion in Egypt included the books in the Greek translation of the Old Testament, called the Septuagint. Ecclesiasticus n Jews of Palestine rejected them from the Hebrew Baruch canon. The Letter of Jeremiah n At the Council of Trent in 1546 , the Roman The Song of the Catholic Church declared 11 of the 15 books to Three Young Men be included in the Catholic Bible .
2 N Jesus never quoted from these books. n Most of the early church fathers regarded them as uninspired. Susanna Bel &and the Dragon The Prayer of Manasseh 1 Macabees 2 Macabees Barnes' Bible Charts