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Deep within his conscience man discovers a law which he has not laid upon himself but which he must obey. Its voice, ever calling him to love and to do what is good and to avoid evil, sounds in his heart at the right moment. . . . For man has in his heart a law inscribed by God. Catechism 1776.

Some thoughts:

Secular humanism has a different view of conscience: It is a matter of the individual's perception, not God's law.