Reviews & Comments

Reviews of Max McLean's Performances

From Mass Media Reviewers. . .

"Bible stories told with laughter and affection. . .
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Anita Gates The New York Times
 

"McLean offers a clarion voice, precise annunciation, and a storyteller's instinct. . .
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Richard Christiansen Chicago Tribune  

"In a relaxed and splendid performance. . .
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Jonathan Aberbanel Chicago Sun-Times

From Christian Leaders . . .

"Max McLean is an extraordinary Christian artist. . .
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Charles W. Colson, Founder Prison Fellowship

“The Word of God is powerful: With Max McLean that power is unleashed by his reading.”
Dr. R. C. Sproul, Founder & Chairman
Ligonier Ministries

"Max McLean delivered his powerful rendition of Mark. . .
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D. James Kennedy, Pastor Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church

"A large audience of all ages sat spellbound. . .
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Jim Henry, Pastor First Baptist Church-Orlando

From The Academic Community . . .

"I was dragged kicking and screaming to your show. I anticipated it with all the pleasure of dental surgery. And what did I see? One of the most skilled actors I have seen in a long time...
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David Ball, Director of Drama
Duke University

"Mark's Gospel overflows with humor, pathos, and dramatic intensity...
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William Willimon, Chaplain
Duke University

"I have seen hundreds of pastors, chaplains, musicians, professional athletes, and government officials share the Good News of Jesus Christ; but I have never seen a more riveting and accurate portrayal of Jesus...
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Col. Charles Caudill
Virginia Military Institute

"We seldom integrate the best of the theatrical traditions with the religious background of the college but your performance did just that...
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Patrick Quade, Chairman, Theater Department
St. Olaf College

"Your interpretation touched us deeply...
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Haddon Robinson, Distinguished Professor
Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

"The contradictory simplicity and ambition of Max McLean's production is startlingly effective...
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Janet Cooper Nelson, Chaplain
Brown University

"We invited you on the basis of spoken and written accounts of your performance at other universities and colleges. Of course there was a bit of risk in having never seen your presentation...
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Will Finnin, Chaplain
Southern Methodist University

"The Duke community was exceptionally pleased and entranced by your performance...
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Kenneth L. Nerlson
Duke University Chapel
Durham, NC

Reviews of Max McLean's Recordings

From Christian Leaders . . .

"I can't begin to tell you how much God is enriching my 'soul'. . .
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Bob Buford, Founder & Chairman
Leadership Network & FaithWorks
Author, Halftime and Game Plan

"These are the most engaging recordings of the Bible I have ever heard. . .
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Hank Hanegraaff, "The Bible Answer Man"
President, Christian Research Institute

From Customers . . .

"It's really amazing hearing the Bible, especially hearing the New Testament, all the way through and what that can do. . .
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Listener, Fairfax, VA

"This is the best audio bible I've ever heard . . .
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Listener, Los Angeles, CA

From The Academic Community . . .

"He sounds as you might expect the writers of the text to sound if they were speaking instead of writing... McLean reads the Bible like it is the Word of God...
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Donald S. Whitney D.Min
The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
Louisville, KY