This is less "clean comic book fun," more "Old Testament horror." The only reason we know the Eye isn't God himself is that God clearly doesn't exist in the universe this comic takes place in. Instead of giving their "superhero" a weakness or flaw to make it relatable, the Eye's creators decided to go in the exact opposite direction and bestowed it with unlimited powers, including the frightening ability to penetrate men's minds.
Keen Detective Funnies Vol. 2 # 12, Page 49
"His third person speech annoying!"
Not only that, but it can also influence the minds of innocent people, apparently. Upon finding out that its sidekick, barrister Jack Barrister, was having problems with his wife, the Eye somehow persuades her to take him back.
Keen Detective Funnies Vol. 2 # 24
"Keen Detective Funnies: The Most Inaccurately Named Magazine in America!"