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He then discusses the four Gospels, tying each of them to an apostle by quoting Origen, who wrote a hundred years earlier, around A. 225: [Quoting Origen ...] "Among the 4 Gospels, which are the only indisputable ones in the church of God under heaven, I have learned by tradition that the first was written by Matthew ... The second is by Mark, who composed it according to the instructions of Peter, who in his general epistle acknowledges [Mark] as a son ... VI:25:4-6)I can't give you certain dating and authorship on the NT.
And the third by Luke, the Gospel commended by Paul ... The evidence of the history of the Bible on all sides is too scanty and the emotional fever too high. The idea of early Christians in the history of the Bible was that it was their job to preserve "the faith once for all delivered to the saints" (Jude 3) and never add to it ...
In other words, they were "somewhat" inspired or authoritative, but not fully so.
For [the gnostics'] very doctrine, after comparison with that of the apostles, will declare, by its own diversity and contrariety, that it had for its author neither an apostle nor an apostolic man. 150 that the "memoirs of the apostles" were read in Sunday church meetings ( 67).
(Tertullian, We have very little insight into Christian usage of the Gospels before the mid-2nd century. He also specifically mentioned that these memoirs are called Gospels (ibid.
Jerome himself applies it to both non-canonical and deuterocanonical books.
Today it's either used in general of all books that have had a claim to be in the Scriptures but are currently rejected, or it's used of the specific books contained in the Roman Catholic Bible but which are not in the Protestant Bible.