Narrated from Abu Hurairah (RA) that the Prophet ﷺ said: "The best day upon which the sun has risen is Friday. On this day Adam was created, on this day he was admitted to Paradise, and on this day, he was expelled from it. And the Hour will not be established except on Friday."
Chapter No: 1
Chapter No: 2
Narrated from Anas bin Malik (RA) that the Prophet ﷺ said: "Look out for the hour that is hoped for (acceptance of supplications) on Friday after Asr until the sun has set."
Kathir bin Abdullah bin Amr bin Awf Al-Muzani narrated from his father, from his grandfather, that the Prophet ﷺ said: "On Friday there is an hour in which the servant does not ask Allah for anything except that Allah grants it to him." They asked: "O Messenger of Allah! Which hour is it?" He said: "When the prayer is begun until it is finished."
Narrated from Abu Hurairah (RA) that Allah's Apostle ﷺ said: “The best day upon which the sun has risen is Friday. On this day Adam was created, on this day he was admitted to Paradise, and on this day, he was sent down from it. And there is an hour in it which if Muslim worshipper finds it while standing in Salah, asking Allah for anything except that He would give it to him.'" Abu Hurairah said: "I met Abdullah bin Salam, and I mentioned this Hadith to him. He said: 'I am more knowledgeable about that hour.' So, I asked: 'Inform me about it, and do not be miserly in any of it.' He said: 'It is after al-Asr until the sun has set.' I said: 'how can it be after Al-Asr when Allah's Apostle ﷺ said: ' the Muslim worshipper finds it while standing in Salah.' And that is a time in which prayer is not offered?" So Abdullah bin Salam said: 'didn’t Allah's Apostle ﷺ say: "Whoever sat at a place awaiting the Salah then he is in Salah"? I said: 'Of course.' He said: 'Then that is it.'"
Chapter No: 3
Salim narrated from his father (Abdullah bin Umar), that he heard the Prophet ﷺ saying: "Whoever comes on Friday, he should make Ghusl."
(Another chain) Zuhri reported from Abdullah bin Umar (RA) who from his father who reported from the Prophet ﷺ which is similar.
Salim reported from his father that Umar bin Al-Khattab (RA) was giving a Khutbah on Friday when a man from the Companions of the Prophet ﷺ entered. So he said: "What time is it? (Why so late)” So he said: 'I don't know, I heard the call and did nothing more than making Wudu.' So he said: And you also made Wudu!? (another mistake) and you know surely that the Messenger of Allah ﷺ has ordered Ghusl.'"
(Another chain reaching to Az-Zuhri) with this Hadith. Malik reported this Hadith from Az-Zuhri, from Salim who said: "Umar [bin al-Khattab] (RA) was giving a sermon on Friday." And he mentioned this Hadith.
Chapter No: 4
Aws bin Aws (RA) said: "Allah's Apostle ﷺ said to me: 'Whoever takes bath (Ghusl) on Friday, and gives bath, and goes early (to the Masjid), arriving early, sits close (to the Imam) and listens and keep silent, there will be reward for him in every step equivalent to a year of fasting and standing (in prayer).'"
Chapter No: 5
Narrated from Samurah bin Jundub (RA) that Allah's Apostle ﷺ said: "Whoever makes Wudu on Friday, then he will receive the blessing, and whoever performs Ghusl then Ghusl is more virtuous."
Narrated from Abu Hurairah (RA) that Allah's Apostle ﷺ said: "Whoever makes an excellent Wudu, then comes to the Friday (prayer), and sits close (to the Imam), hears the sermon attentively observing silence then (his sins) are forgiven for him whatever he committed between that and (next) Friday plus three more days. And he who touches pebbles has indeed committed excess (and is deprived of this reward).”
Chapter No: 6
Narrated from Abu Hurairah (RA) that Allah's Apostle ﷺ said: "Whoever makes Ghusl on Friday like the Ghusl for Janabah (impurity) - then he goes out (to Masjid), he is like one who sacrificed a camel in charity. And the one who goes in the second hour is like one who sacrificed a cow in charity. As for one who goes at the third hour, he is as though he sacrificed a horned ram. As for him who goes at the fourth hour, he is as though he sacrificed a hen in Allah’s way. As for him who went at the fifth hour, he is as though he gave an egg for Allah’s sake. And when the imam comes to deliver the sermon the angels are occupied in listening to remembrance.”
Chapter No: 7
Narrated from Abu Al-Ja'd - meaning Ad-Damri , and he was a Companion according to the claim of Muhammad bin Amr, that Allah's Apostle ﷺ said: 'Whoever leaves the Friday prayer three times (in a row) without an excuse, then Allah sets a seal upon his heart.'"
Chapter No: 8
A man among the people of Quba narrated from his father, who was one of the Companions of the Prophet ﷺ that he said: "The Prophet ﷺ ordered us to attend the Friday prayer (in Prophet’s Masjid) from Quba."
Narrator not mentioned: “I heard Ahmad bin Husain saying: "We were with Ahmad bin Hanbal, so they mentioned the one upon whom the Friday prayer is obligatory. Ahmad did not mention anything about it from the Prophet." Ahmad bin Al-Hasan said: "I said to Ahmad bin Hanbal: 'There is something about it from Abu Hurairah (RA), from the Prophet.' So Ahmad bin Hanbal said: 'From the Prophet ﷺ?' I said: 'Yes.'" [Ahmed bin Hanbal said:] "Hajjaj bin Nusair narrated to us; Mubarik bin Abbad narrated to us from Abdullah bin Sa'eed Al-Maqburi, from his father, from Abu Hurairah (RA) that the Prophet ﷺ said: "The Friday prayer is obligatory upon the one who can return to his family by the night." He said: "So Ahmad [bin Hanbal] became angry with me, and he said to me: 'Seek forgiveness from your Lord, seek forgiveness from your Lord.'"
Chapter No: 9
Narrated from Anas bin Malik (RA) that the Prophet ﷺ used to offer the Friday prayer when the sun was declining.
(Another chain) Yahya ibn Musa reported from Abu Dawood Tiyalsi who from Fulayh ibn Sulayman who from Uthman ibn Abdur Rahman Taymi who from Sayyidina Anas a similar hadith.
Chapter No: 10
Narrated from Ibn Umar (RA) that the Prophet ﷺ used to deliver the sermon alongside the trunk of a date palm. When he started using the pulpit the trunk began crying out as much that he ﷺ came to it and embraced it, so it became quiet.