The Names of Christ
December 2022

“The Names of Christ,” For the Strength of Youth, Dec. 2022.

The Names of Christ

The Savior has many names and titles given to Him.

Here are just some of those names and what youth around the world—youth like you—think of them:

Alpha and Omega

See Revelation 1:8.

“I love Alpha and Omega because He is our beginning and end of our journey.”

Jesus Christ

The Good Shepherd

See John 10:11–14.

“He’ll come look for me and know when I am lost, and He will always love me.”

Jesus Christ

Prince of Peace

See Isaiah 9:6.

“This reminds me of how calm and peaceful it was to sing in Primary.”

“Life can be tumultuous, but He’s always there to calm the storm.”

Photographic illustration of Jesus Christ healing the daughter of Jairus. The image shows the figure (not the face) of Christ as he takes the young girl by the hand and assists her to rise from her sick bed.


See Isaiah 43:11.

“Because it reminds me that He saved me.”

“Savior reminds me that out of love for all of us he came to earth and sacrificed himself for love and obedience.”

Comforter and Deliverer

See Psalm 144:2; Isaiah 49:13.

“He comforts and delivers us in times of personal bondage.”

“I find that whenever I’m stressed, Jesus Christ is always waiting for me to turn to Him.”

Jesus with disciples on the road to Emmaus


See Isaiah 47:4.

“He does so much to lift me up.”

“His love and grace redeemed me from my sins.”

“I have made many mistakes in my life, and I know He can redeem me as long as I repent.”

Jesus Christ

Light of the World

See John 8:12.

“He is literally a guiding light in my life.”

Jesus Christ in Gethsemane

Man of Sorrows

See Isaiah 53:3.

“He understands us perfectly. I am thankful for that.”

“I’m not alone in my sorrows.”

“He really understands what I’m going through.”

Jesus Christ teaching


See Deuteronomy 32:4.

“He is my rock because whenever my life is a mess, I can turn to him and He’ll keep me going!”

“Rock references his support for us and reminds me that if He is my foundation I won’t fall.”

Jesus Christ teaching


See Psalm 91:2.

“He is my refuge because He’s one thing that I really need.”

King of Kings, Lord of Lords

See Revelation 19:16.

“One day everyone will recognize Him as King over all nations and people.”

God of Israel

See 2 Samuel 23:3.

“The name Israel serves as a constant reminder to let God prevail.”

Jesus Christ


See Isaiah 7:14.

“It means ‘God with us,’ and that brings so much peace and comfort!”

Jesus Christ with nail prints in hands

Lamb of God

See John 1:29.

“Lamb of God. He knows us completely and perfectly.”

Jesus with the Samaritan woman at the well


See Isaiah 9:6.

“Counselors know your struggles. They help you overcome them.”


See Isaiah 9:6.

“He is the one I should admire and follow.”

Jesus with chldren


See Doctrine and Covenants 93:45.

“It’s a miracle to have such a healing, giving Friend!!”

“I know He’s my Friend. This makes it easier to pray in His name.”

“One of the definitions of friend is ‘one who is on the same side,’ and I love that!”