He points out that for the Diocese of London, for instance, it is projected that by 2025 there will have been a 59% decrease in the number of priests from the number there were in 1991. It's as I've been saying, or thinking, anyway: let's take evangelization more seriously.
Sponsor lay evangelists, man! Hey, I'm one, and all too happy and eager to spread the word. And, this guy at Mission of the Redeemer Ministries.
There aren't enough priests left to get people interested in the priesthood and religious life. Sponsor guys who can and who want to.
"We played wedding music for you, but you wouldn't dance! We sang funeral songs, but you wouldn't cry!" (Mt. 11:17)