Why did the Stripling Warriors Perform their Duties "With Exactness"? by Book of Mormon Central | Meridian Magazine - LDSmag.com | Helaman's stripling warriors are looked to by Latter-day Saints, especially Latter-day Saint youth, as examples of great faith and courage. The stripling warriors were described as “young men . . . exceedingly valiant for courage, and also for strength and activity.” Their unflinching bravery and obedience saved the day at a crucial moment.