Is it possible for eternal life to be boring? Will we tire of the “endless day” and the “unending now” of heaven? Might it be better not to live forever, as atheists often think?
People often shop for lies in order to find false happiness. It’s a disturbing habit, engrained into our nature, it seems. It’s a product of original sin, this desire to live in a fantasy world and deny the real truth about ourselves, our lives, and even about God himself.
Holy indifference is an important element of the Christian life. By its practice, we are less controlled by the spirit of the world and freed to a greater extent to do the work of God.
The modern attack on the Church is perpetrated by Satan, whose deception and trickery is fooling people into thinking the Church is herself a source of evil in the world.