Islamic Fatwas 1346 Fatwas Available 
Fatwa | Islamic Rulings
  Important categories:     Purification     Prayer     Fasting     Charity     Pilgrimage  
Thursday 14 December 2017  
Search FatwaIslam:         • Advanced Search
• Preferences

Home » Worship and Jurisprudence » Prayer » Rulings of the Prayer

A child leading the elder in prayer
Question:

What is the ruling of the child leading the one who is mature/of age in prayer?
Answer:

It is correct, that the leading of the child for the one who is mature/of age is correct in the obligatory prayer as well as the optional, and it is a narration which has come from (Imaam) Ahmad many of the companions (of the madhab) chose this (opinion).

Shaykh `Abdur-Rahmaan as-Sa`dee
Al-Majmoo'ah al-kaamilah li-muallafaat Ash-Shaikh 'Abdir-Rahmaan As-Sa'dee vol 7 page 120
Translated by Aboo Haatim Muhammad Farooq
Other subjects of interest:

Purification
Prayer
Charity
Fasting
Pilgrimage
Funerals
Jihad
Prescribed Punishments
Sacrifice and Slaughtering
Food and Drink
Medicine
Oaths and Vows
Judgements
Supplications And Ruqya
Dress
Travelling
Children
Masjid Rulings


2017 FatwaIslam.Com
Fatwa - Islamic Rulings - Islamic Scholars