Seyed Ali Shobayri, Seyed Ali Shobayri is of mixed Iranian and Scottish descent who found the path of the Ahlul Bayt (a) by his own research. He holds a BA in Islamic Studies from Middlesex University through the... Answered 1 year ago

Bismillah, 

Asalamu Alaykom, 

It is allowed for one to hold paper or a phone if they wish to recite verses of a surah which they haven’t memorised  however it is makruh meaning there is less reward in the Salah. 

May Allah grant you success