"This is what Christian Movies should be like –excellent in every way! It is so Max Lucado, beautifully done and filled with grace. We ought to let the world know there is large market for movies like this."
Kay Arthur, Best Selling author, international Bible teacher and CEO of Precept Ministries
"Max Lucado's Christmas Candle is a heartwarming movie with a message of hope that is so important today. We hope everyone has a chance to see this new holiday classic."
Roma Downey (star of Touched By An Angel; producer of Bible miniseries and Son of God)
"The Christmas Candle is destined to be a classic - a beautiful story of the power of faith and miracles. It's a film that will inspire and delight all audiences."
Megan Alexander - INSIDE EDITION
"The compelling beauty of The Christmas Candle rests on three simple strengths: a great story, wonderful acting by Hans Matheson (The Tudors) and Samantha Barks (Les Miserables) and the richly satisfying production values of Echolight Studios. This is a marvelous film for the family â for this Christmas season, and every Christmas season."
Charles J. Chaput, Archbishop of Philadelphia
"The Christmas Candle focuses on the season of Advent, uniting Christians around the wreath. I look forward to making it a part of my Christmas experience this year."
Rev. Patrick Conroy, Chaplain, United States House of Representatives
"A new Christmas movie that the whole family can enjoy that actually has the true Spirit of Christmas!"
Kathi Lee Gifford, TV Host, The Today Show
"What a beautiful Christmas film! This hope-filled story surprises and delights at every turn. The Christmas Candle is a powerful reminder of the big things God can do with even the smallest acts of faith. "
Joel Osteen, Pastor, Lakewood Church, Houston
"How wonderful to see a Christmas movie that celebrates the true meaning of Christmas! For fans of Downtown Abbey and It's a Wonderful Life, The Christmas Candle is a must see for the the entire family."
Victoria Osteen, Co-Pastor, Lakewood Church, Houston
"Max Lucado is an unparalleled storyteller. In The Christmas Candle, we get to see his storytelling at its best. It is a delightful holiday film that combines the wonder of Christmas with an engaging, heartwarming tale of people in search of hope and faith. This is the kind of film you'll watch over and over again."
Richard Blackaby, Experiencing God, The Seasons of God
"This tale about a 19th century village of simple people in the English Cotswolds in need of a miracle has lifted spirits for seven Christmases and now thanks to producer Tom Newman and EchoLight Studios, the Candle story will touch a whole new generation... I couldn't be more pleased. What an honor to be a part of capturing a slice of this golden era of British history...the light of the candle still flickers."
Max Lucado, Author
"The Christmas Candle teaches us about healing, hope, faith, love, prayer --- and it does so in a way that will make you laugh, cry, and not only believe for a miracle, but want to be the miracle for someone else."
"As a Major League Baseball All-Star, I was always driven to be the absolute best I could be. It's about time that Hollywood has put its best foot forward in bringing a true Christmas story to theaters. Rick Santorum has taken a perfect swing and hit a homerun with The Christmas Candle."
Mike Sweeney, 16-year MLB veteran and 5-time All-Star
"This was easy. I love movies. I love Christmas. I love Jesus."
Tony Romo, NFL Player, Dallas Cowboys
"This whimsical Christmas tale warms the heart and delights the eyes! We are pleased to award this fabulous movie our Dove 'Family-Approved' Seal for all ages. We encourage everyone to go see "A Christmas Candle" and believe you will want to light one yourself when you're done."
"The theme of this film is testing your faith and then finding it again."
Drew Bledsoe, NFL Player