Is It Disbelief to Miss Prayers and Pray Them Late?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: A hadith states that if one’s obligatory prayers are lacking, the Lord will say: “Look and see whether My slave has any voluntary prayers which may be used to make up what is lacking in his obligatory prayers.” Then all his deeds will be examined and dealt with in […]

How Can I Pray on Time With My Very Busy Job and Very Long Hours?

Answered by Ustadh Faraz A. Khan Question: I am a night shift nurse. I do twelve hour shifts, 5 nights a week (up to eight shifts in a row) for two different hospitals. When I get off I must commute home right away to help get the kids dressed, fed, and off to school so […]

What Happens If the Current Prayer Time Exits While I Am Praying?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: If an obligatory prayer is considerably delayed to an extent that upon completing the prayer (or in the final rak’aa), the time for the next prayer arrives, is the former prayer accepted as being prayed on time? In other words, when one commences the delayed prayer, he is on […]