According to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, the seven sacraments are necessary for salvation. The council of Trent said that if you don't believe the sacrament s are necessary for salvation, you are accursed. What are the seven sacraments and are they necessary for salvation? If they were, why were they first introduced during the council of Florence in 1439? Were we without salvation for 1400 years? The seven sacraments are baptism, the Eucharist, penance, conformation, matrimony, holy orders and anointing the sick. Today, we will describe each of the sacraments and answer the question of if we should observe them. What do the Roman Catholics believe? What are the seven sacraments and what are their roles in the Catholic Church? Do the Catholics worship Mary? What is Purgatory? Who is the Pope and is he infallible? What do Catholics believe about salvation and justification? Today we will start a new series that will introduce the doctrines of the Catholic Church. Before you try to witness to a Catholic, you may want to understand what they believe. Join us today as we introduce the doctrines of the Roman Catholic Church.