The Thesis of Being as Communion

Conversations with William Dembski — The Thesis of Being as Communion

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In this video Dr. William Dembski describes the central thesis of his new book Being as Communion. Dembski proposes that the fundamental “stuff” of this universe is information, not matter. Listen to Dembski discuss the nature of reality, relational ontology, the creation of information, and more.

Being as Communion is a title that I came up with as I was thinking about what makes things real, and it seemed to me that Reality is not something that things have in it of themselves, but it is something that is conferred in relation to other thingsThe idea there is that things become ‘real’ because they are related to other things.

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