The Spirits' Book
Book Two - The Spirit World
Chapter IX - Intervention of Spirits on the Physical World
Covert Influence of Spirits on Our Thoughts and Actions
465. Why do imperfect spirits tempt us to wrongdoing?
“To make you suffer like they do.”
a) Does that lessen their personal suffering?
“No, but they are jealous of those who are happier than themselves.”
b) What kind of suffering do they want to make us endure?
“That reserved for beings that are of a lower rank and far removed from God.”