Naming New Born Baby Isa

Naming New Born Baby ʿĪsā

Question

Is it permissible to name a new born baby ʿIsā? I have heard that it is necessary to add the name Muḥammad to ʿIsā and name the child Muḥammad ʿIsā.

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Should the congregation face the Imam during the Friday sermon

Should the congregation face the Imam during the Friday sermon?

Question

Should the congregation face the Imam during the Friday sermon? I have heard someone suggest that the congregation should maintain their faces straight towards the Qiblah. Please outline the views of the four schools of thought.

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Salam before the sermon on Friday

Salām before the sermon on Friday

Question

What is the position of the four schools of thought regarding the Imam greeting the congregation and saying Salām before starting the Jumuʿah Khuṭbah?

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Congratulations for new parents

Congratulations for new parents

Question

Is there any masnūn supplication when congratulating the parent of a new born baby?

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