May 2005 Franciscan University Presents. Television show as seen on EWTN. Is the Catholic Church facing a vocations crisis? Guest Father John Gordon, director of Franciscan University’s Pre-Theologate Program, talks numbers and shares his insights on discerning the priestly vocation. Discover how young men are answering the call to religious life, and how Catholics can foster vocations in their homes, parishes and schools. Also, learn how Franciscan University’s Pre-Theologate program provides both a competitive education and a unique discerning environment for those considering seminary. Available on DVD.