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Ted Roberts

Ted Roberts hails from Huntsville, Alabama. His writings have appeared in Readers Digest, The Wall Street Journal and others.

My Doc's Procedure

My Doc's Procedure

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One small tumor. If He can make it, surely He can break it.


The Night the Rebbe Danced the Kazatsky

The Night the Rebbe Danced the Kazatsky

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Who could do the kazatzky like Mendel? No one, including the Cossacks who guarded the Czar himself.


The Way We Were

The Way We Were

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In my time, Chanukah gifts meant only a dime. It also meant potato latkes and a visit to grandma.


Amos the Righteous: A Yom Kippur Fable

Amos the Righteous: A Yom Kippur Fable

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Those who believe in the power of good deeds love to tell his story.


God Makes a House Call

God Makes a House Call

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A little blockage enables one man to appreciate the wonders of the human body -- and the power of genuine prayer.


Elijah in Manhattan: A Love Story

Elijah in Manhattan: A Love Story

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Sometimes the longest journey is the journey home.


Home for the High Holidays

Home for the High Holidays

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They all come home sooner or later. But you must mark the trail.


Gluckel of Hameln: A Mother for the Ages

Gluckel of Hameln: A Mother for the Ages

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Gluckel understood a childrearing mystery: Why don't our kids love us more?


Goodbye Poverty, Hello America

Goodbye Poverty, Hello America

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Remembering our Old World origins, B.A. -- before America.


A Heavenly Trip on Father's Day

A Heavenly Trip on Father's Day

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I couldn't wait to dangle at the small end of a hot air balloon over an African meadow without a doctor or ambulance beneath me.


A Ghostly Bar Mitzvah

A Ghostly Bar Mitzvah

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A tale about a father and son who plan a Bar Mitzvah celebration in a ravaged Polish village in 1946.


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