Awaiting vacation reveals a will to live. ... -Fr. Giussani via Fred of "Is it Possible?"
It made me think about how much we look forward to and thus save for and prepare for our vacations. And thus it made me think if we look forward to and prepare with the same enthusiasm and intensity for our final destination-do we have a will to live eternally in Heaven?
Reading down in the same feature (albeit a quote from a different source), we find the means:
How do we become saints? It’s very simple: the Eucharist. Every saint has made the Eucharist the center of his or her life. If we center our lives on the Eucharist, we will become saints.... - Fr. Greg of "St. Andrew's Parish"
And isn't the Eucharist a preview of Heaven? You can connect the dots.
Oremus pro invicem!