Friday Prayer

Friday prayer is held regularly 1:15 pm – 2:00 PM EST at our Islamic Center located at

5961 Bensalem Blvd., Bensalem, PA 19020

 

One Jummah prayer with limited capacity will be held starting Friday Feb 19 starting at 1:15 pm.

 

Assalaamu alaikum,

Starting this Friday, Feb 19, Faith Unity Islamic Center will insha'Allah be holding ONE 55-person jummah prayerThere will be NO SECOND JAMAAT. For the safety of our community, please see the following conditions:

 

  1. Friday jamaat (congregations)
    • Jamaat time: 1:15–1:30 PM
    • First come, first served: the first 55 men will be admitted
    • Doors locked during khutbah and salaat
    • Floor seating only; chairs will not be provided
       
  2. Services are open to HEALTHY ADULT MEN ONLY until further notice
    The following must not come:
    • Individuals upon whom Friday prayer is not obligatory (e.g. women, children, disabled, travelers)
    • Individuals at increased risk of getting sick if they get infected with COVID-19 (e.g. aged 65 or more with high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, lung disease, cancer or other immunocompromised state)
    • Those who are sick (fever, cough, runny nose, diarrhea, etc.) or have been in contact with sick people
       
  3. The following guidelines will be strictly enforced:
    • Max 55 people
    • Social distancing minimum 6 feet apart; pray only in marked spaces
    • All must wear masks; these will not be provided
    • Bring your own prayer mat; these will not be provided
       
  4. Bathrooms will be closed. Please perform wudu before coming
     
  5. All must leave promptly once Jummah salah is over. Sunnah/nafl will be prayed at home, not at the center
    • People must leave starting from back row first maintaining social distancing

 

Please Note:

 

Since we have been unable to hold regular programming and collect donations, a minimum donation of $20 per attendee is requested to cover operating costs.


Contact

Community Center:
Newport Firehouse
5961 Bensalem Blvd
Bensalem, PA 19020

Main Office:
Faith Unity, Inc.
1581 Bristol Pike
Bensalem, PA 19020

Email: trustees@faith-unity.org