Found in his Epistle to his diocese; vide: St.
The earliest list of books was made by the heretic Marcion in AD 140.
And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.
However, there is virtually no evidence that this took place, or even that any apostles were directly involved in the writing of the creed.
The beautiful thing about the Apostles Creed is that it summarizes so well basic essential Christian doctrines that every Christian, in all of the diverse denominations that we have today, must affirm.
Balcomb was pastor of First United Methodist Church in Portland, OR, from the 1960s to early 80s.