The Relationship between Religion and Moral Values. Moral Autonomy. Moral autonomy is all about using reason to work out what is right and wrong and not simply follow a set of rules. It means doing things your own way. In fact autonomy literally means being a law unto yourself .
General rules about right and wrong that can be applied to the situation.
: Moral values are grounded in religious belief.
The interpretation of sacred writings guided by faith, tradition and/or reason.