It is reported from Sayyidina Miswar radiAllaahu anhu that when the lance struck Sayyidina ‘Umar bin Khattab radiAllaahu anhu, he began to faint and at that time it was said “You would not put him to embarrassment for anything save prayer, provided life is still there in him.” Accordingly, someone said, “The prayer, Oh Commander of the faithful. The people have already said the prayer.” So he came to himself, and said, “Prayer! Oh my Allah! Now I have got to say it, and that man has no share in Islam who gave up the prayer.”
I got a bit behind this week, so I’m going to catch up now, so help me God!