27 And the children of Israel asked the Lord (for [a]there was the Ark of the Covenant of God in those days,

28 And Phinehas the son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron [b]stood before it at that time) saying, Shall I yet go anymore to battle against the children of Benjamin my brethren, or shall I cease? And the Lord said, Go up: for tomorrow I will deliver them into your hand.

29 And Israel set men to lie in wait roundabout Gibeah.

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  1. Judges 20:27 To wit, in Shiloh.
  2. Judges 20:28 Or, served in the Priest’s office at those days: for the Jews write, that he lived three hundred years.