For his part, Calvin simply suppressed the deutero-canonical books, keeping only the texts that he considered truly inspired, and this is the option that most evangelicals have followed up to the present day.
Even the deutero-canonical book of Tobias constituted a common reading in Anabaptist weddings.
00) contains 13 essays, three on the Greek text of Genesis, three on deutero-canonical
books (Daniel, Judith, and Maccabees), four on NT texts, and three linguistic studies.
Thus to call Hermas's Shepherd apocryphal is not to dismiss it as absurd, heretical, or unsound; it is simply to assign it extra-canonical or even deutero-canonical
The New Interpreter's Bible (Abingdon, 1994) includes "general articles and introduction, commentary, and reflections for each book of the Bible, including the Apocryphal/ Deutero-Canonical