Veneration of Angels and dead saints, and use of images, 375
The Mass, as a daily celebration, 394
Beginning of the exaltation of Mary, the term "Mother of God" first applied to her by the council of Ephesus, 431
Priests began to dress differently from laymen, 500
Extreme Unction, 526
The doctrine of Purgatory, established by Gregory I, 593
Prayers directed to Mary, dead saints and angels, about, 600
Kissing the pope's foot, began with Pope Constantine, 709
Worship of the cross, images and relics, authorised in, 786
Worship of St. Joseph, 890
Canonization of dead saints, first by Pope John XV, 995
The Mass, developed gradually as a sacrifice, attendance made obligatory in the 11th Century, 1000
Celibacy of the priesthood, decreed by Pope Gregory VII (Hildebrand), 1079
The Rosary, mechanical praying with beads, invented by Peter the Hermit, 1090
The inquisition, instituted by the Council of Verona, 1184
Sale of Indulgences, 1190
Transubstantiation, proclaimed by Pope Innocent III, 1215
Auricular Confession of sins to a priest instead of to God, instituted by Pope Innocent III, in Lateran Council, 1215
Adoration of the wafer(host), decreed by Pope Honorius III, 1220
Bible forbidden to laymen, placed on the Index of Forbidden Books by the Council of Valenica, 1229
Cup forbidden to the people at communion by Council of Constance, 1414
Purgatory proclaimed as a dogma by the Council of Florence, 1438
The doctrine of Seven Sacraments affirmed, 1439
Tradion declared of equal authority with the Bible by the Council of Trent, 1545
Apocrypohal books added to the Bible by the Council of Trent, 1546
Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary, proclaimed by Pope Pius IX, 1854
Syllabus of Errors, proclaimed by Pope Pius IX, and ratified by the Vatican Council; condemned freedom of religion, conscience, speech, press, and scientific discoveries which are disapproved by the Roman Church; asserted the Pope's temporal authority over all civil rulers, 1864
Infallibility of the Pope in all matters of faith and morals, proclaimed by the Vatican Council, 1870
Assumption of the Virgin Mary (bodily ascension into heaven shortly after her death), proclaimed by Pope Pius XII, 1950
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