Not “The Root,” but definitely a Weapon!Billions of Religious Peoples have never had a religious experience have never encountered God/Devil or Christ, “The Betrayer!” regardless of their financial status.
Although, “being wealthy, well off,” is a vulnerability sometimes, exploited by the Devil. When he makes contact with these individuals, sometimes he will remind them, that he is the one responsible for their Good Fortune, their wealth. Believing him God!
Or The Man the Devil likes to call himself that sometimes in charge, he gets their attention.