Father Ben Luedtke was ordained by Pope John Paul II in Rome and has worked on three continents. He personally knew Mother Teresa of Calcutta and was often her personal driver in Rome. Each Missionary of Charity prays for a special priest; Fr. Leudtke was Mother Teresa’s special priest. Father currently resides at St. Albert the Great Parish in Dearborn Heights. Father Ben is a very sought after speaker, spiritual director and confessor, and is a missionary priest who has worked on three continents. He presently serves Mother Teresa’s Missionary Sisters of Charity, is a spiritual director to several Carmelite Monasteries. Formerly working in the theatrical field, Father credits the Blessed Mother for his conversion and priesthood.