35. The reason due to which Abu Ja’far Al-Baqir (asws) Prayed with his (asws) companions, so he (asws) recited (Surah) Al-Hamd (Chapter 1), and a Verse from Surah Al-Baqarah (Chapter 2)

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أبي رحمه الله قال: حدثنا سعد بن عبد الله عن محمد بن الوليد عن محمد ابن الفضل، عن سليمان بن أبي عبد الله قال: صليت خلف أبي جعفر فقرأ بفاتحة الكتاب وآي من البقرة فجاء أي فسئل فقال يا بنى إنما صنع ذلك ليفقهكم ويعلمكم.


1. My father said, ‘Sa’ad Bin Abdullah narrated to us, from Muhammad Bin Al Waleed, from Muhammad Ibn Al Fazal, from Suleyman Bin Abu Abdullah who said, ‘I Prayed behind Abu Ja’far (asws), so he (asws) recited the Opening of the Book (Chapter 1), and a Verse from Al-Baqarah. So my father went and asked, so he (asws) said: ‘O my (asws) son! But rather, I (asws) did that to make you understand and to teach you’ (Out of dissimulation - Taqeeya).