Hadith on Congregation: Concession to stay home in extreme weather

Nu’aym ibn al-Nahham reported: The call to dawn prayer was announced on a cold day while I was in bed with my wife. I said, “If only the caller said: There is no blame upon whoever stays home.” Then the caller of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said at the end of his announcement, “There is no blame upon whoever stays home.

Source: Musnad Aḥmad 17934

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani

عَنْ نُعَيْمِ بْنِ النَّحَّامِ قَالَ نُودِيَ بِالصُّبْحِ فِي يَوْمٍ بَارِدٍ وَأَنَا فِي مِرْطِ امْرَأَتِي فَقُلْتُ لَيْتَ الْمُنَادِيَ قَالَ مَنْ قَعَدَ فَلَا حَرَجَ عَلَيْهِ فَنَادَى مُنَادِي النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ فِي آخِرِ أَذَانِهِ وَمَنْ قَعَدَ فَلَا حَرَجَ عَلَيْهِ

17934 مسند أحمد بن حنبل

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