• The Spirits' Book

    • Book Two - The Spirit World

      • Chapter VIII - Emancipation of the Soul

        • Ecstatic Trance

441. When an ecstatic expresses the desire to leave Earth, is he or she speaking sincerely or out of the instinct of self-preservation?

“That depends on the degree of the spirit’s purification. Those who see that their future situation will be better than their present one will make an effort to break the shackles that bind them to Earth.”

Source: Kardecpedia