BEHIND ENEMY LINES. 1Pe 5:8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: . SATANIC ATTACK. The devil has an objective in the things that he does in the lives of people. . A Satanic attack is then defined as: . A deliberate willful assault by Satan upon an individual for the purpose of bringing that person harm in their spirit, soul, or body; or all three..