For Young Readers
The Stripling Warriors

“The Stripling Warriors,” Book of Mormon Stories for Young Readers, 2020

“The Stripling Warriors”

Book of Mormon Stories for Young Readers

The Stripling Warriors

Read about this story in Alma 56–57

mother talking to son

The Book of Mormon tells about some young men who had to go to battle to protect their people and their families. They are called the stripling warriors. The word “stripling” means “young.”

Captain Moroni training soldiers

These young soldiers had never been in a battle before. But they had a good captain to lead them. And they remembered what their mothers had taught them.

mother and son praying

Their mothers had taught them to trust God. So the young men asked God to help them. They obeyed their captain. Then they fought bravely.

stripling warriors

They won the battle! Some of them were hurt. But all of them lived. It was a miracle!

teacher teaching children

I can listen to the good things my parents and leaders teach. God will help me stand up for what is right.

Coloring Page

The Stripling Warriors Were Brave

How does Heavenly Father help you be brave?

coloring page of the stripling warriors

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Illustration by Apryl Stott