Originally Posted by Bruce Achterberg
It is said in the book, Ask and It Is Given
(great book), that there is no source of evil, only a cutting off off the "universal energy flow" (also known as Source, energy, All That Is, Being, God, or anything else you want to label it as). In like manner, you could also say that there is no source of deceit and falsehood, only a lack of connection to "Source".
But this is all largely up to individual interpretation, and I feel your quote and what is said in Ask and It Is Given
may actually mean the same thing. Either way, I thought I'd share the "food for thought" for you to munch on.
Your intuition is correct Bruce
Both are actually correct, but must be taken in the right context.
Everything is God and Love, including the Source-disconnected lower astral entities trying to take you out of the game. And we unconditionally love them back, but say "no thanks, buddy"
Dr. Hawkins: "You can love and forgive the robber and see his ignorance and innocence, and not lend him your silverware."