This paper reviews the evolution of the Catholic religion in the city of Quito pointing out its origins, then shows the development until the current situation, continuing with the universal values that should be the moral code by which all believers are governed. The aim is to try to explain how a religious freedom has been given way at the present time which causes differences between the Catholic ideal ethics and the modern lifestyle which face in Quito society. The conclusion is that there is a conflict between the conservative Catholic ethical viewpoint and an individualistic viewpoint, the product of a modern society.
|Translated title of the contribution||Ethics In A Modern Quito|
|Original language||Spanish (Ecuador)|
|Journal||Revista Caribeña De Las Ciencias Sociales|
|State||Published - 30 May 2019|