> Chassidic Dimension, The - Mystical Dimension #3
Author: Rabbi Jacob Immanuel Schochet
Certain ideas and concepts - like that of universal Ahavat Yisrael,
the figure of the Rebbe-Tzaddik, and the idea of a `joyful disposition,`
- are so strongly identified with chasidic thought that many do not realize
that the derive wholly from the Talmud, Midrash, and other classic traditions.