...the faithful come to the mosque and take off their shoes so that they may enter the house of worship in bare feet…
“When he came to the Fire, a voice was uttered: O Moses! I am thy Lord, therefore put off thy shoes, for thou art in the sacred valley of Tuwa.”-(HOLY QURAN 20:11-12).
(And God said to Moses), “Draw not nigh hither: put off thy shoes from thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground.”-(EXODUS 3:5, also ACTS 7:33).
…but before entering the mosque, they make ablution, washing their faces, hands and feet…
“O you who belive! When you rise up to prayer, wash your faces and your hands as far as the elbows, and wipe your heads, and wash your feet to the ankles.”-(HOLY QURAN 5:7)
“And Moses and Aaron and his sons washed their hands and their feet thereat; when they went into tent of the conregation they washed as the Lord commanded Moses.”-(EXODUS 40:31-32).
“Then Paul took the men, and the next day purifying himself with them entered into the temple…”-(ACTS 21:26).
…and in the mosque, the faithful face that Great Mosque in Mecca, whether in prayer, or reciting, or seeking the blessings of God in Unisom with the faithful from all over the world…
“So turn thy face toward the Sacred Mosque, and (O Muslims), wheresoever ye may be, turn your faces toward it.”- (HOLY QURAN 2:144).
“Now when Daniel…went into his house; and his window being open in his chamber towards Jerusalem, he kneeled upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and thanks before his God, as he did aforetime.”-(DANIEL 6:10).
…the house is a place of peace and serenity, without images or idols of worship, and simple, with a carpet on which to stand or sit, and meditate.
“God forgiveth not (the sin of) joining other gods with Him;…one who joins other gods with God, hath strayed far, far away (from the Right).”-(HOLY QURAN 4:116).
“I am the Lord thy God…Thou shalt have no other gods before Me. Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth; Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them nor serve them.”-(THE FIRST COMMANDMENT, EXODUS 20:2-5).
…and when the time of prayer is come, the faithful stand and bow before God, and make obeisance to Him, by touching the ground before them with their foreheads…
They do blaspheme who say: “God is Christ, the son of Mary.” But said Christ:” O Children of Israel! Worship God, my Lord and your Lord.”-(HOLY QURAN 5:75).
They do blaspheme who say: God is one of three in a Trinity: for there is no god except One God.-(HOLY QURAN 5:76).
And, behold, one came and said unto him (Jesus), “Good Master, what good thing shall I do, that I may have eternal life?” And he said unto him, Why callest thou me good? There is none good but One, that is God: but if thou wilt enter into life, keep the Commandments.-(MATTHEW 19:16-17).
“O you who believe! Bow down and prostrate yourselves and serve your Lord, and do good that you may prosper.”-(HOLY QURAN 22:77).
“And he (Jesus) went a little further, and fell on his face, and prayed…”-(MATTHEW 26:39).
“And Joshua fell on his face to the earth, and did worship…”-(JOSHUA 5:14).
“And he (Elijah) cast himself down upon the earth, and put his face between his knees.”-(1 KINGS 18:42).
“And they (Moses and Aaron) fell upon their faces…”-(NUMBERS 20:6).
“And Abraham fell on his face…”-(GENESIS 17:3).
…and invariably, the faithful spreads out his hands to God, asking forgiveness, seeking His blessings, beseeching His protection for mankind…
“Our Lord! Give us good in this world and good in the Hereafter, and defend us from the torment of the Fire.”-(HOLY QURAN 2:201)
“…when Solomon had made an end of praying all this prayer and supplication unto the Lord, he arose from before the altar of the Lord, from kneeling on his knees with his hands spread up to heaven.”-(1 KINGS 8:54).
And Jesus lifted up his eyes, and said, Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard me. And I knew that Thou hearest me always: but because of the people which stand by I said it, that they may believe that Thou hast sent me.-(JOHN 11:41-42).
…and on Fridays, before the prayer immediately after noon, the imam climbs up the pulpit to preach a sermon that the faithful may listen and heed the words of God, and so shall it be, forever.
“When the call is sounded for prayer on Fridays, hasten to the remembrance of God…but when the prayer is ended, disperse abroad in the land and seek of God´s grace and remember God, that you may be successful.”-(HOLY QURAN 62:9-10).