Parallel Verses

Amplified

And the Israelites inquired of the Lord -- "for the ark of the covenant of God was there [at Bethel] in those days,

New American Standard Bible

The sons of Israel inquired of the LORD (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

King James Version

And the children of Israel inquired of the LORD, (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

Holman Bible

Then the Israelites inquired of the Lord. In those days, the ark of the covenant of God was there,

International Standard Version

The Israelis inquired of the LORD, since the Ark of the Covenant was there at that time

A Conservative Version

And the sons of Israel asked of LORD (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

American Standard Version

And the children of Israel asked of Jehovah (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

Bible in Basic English

And the children of Israel made request to the Lord, (for the ark of the agreement of the Lord was there in those days,

Darby Translation

And the people of Israel inquired of the LORD (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the sons of Israel enquired of the LORD (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

Julia Smith Translation

And the sons of Israel will ask in Jehovah, (and there the ark of the covenant of God in those days,

King James 2000

And the children of Israel inquired of the LORD, (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the {Israelites} inquired of Yahweh (In those days the ark of the covenant of God [was] there,

Modern King James verseion

And the sons of Israel inquired of Jehovah (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they asked the LORD - for there was the ark of the covenant of God, in those days;

NET Bible

The Israelites asked the Lord (for the ark of God's covenant was there in those days;

New Heart English Bible

The children of Israel asked of the LORD (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

The Emphasized Bible

And the sons of Israel asked of Yahweh, - there, being the ark of the covenant of God, in those days;

Webster

And the children of Israel inquired of the LORD, (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

World English Bible

The children of Israel asked of Yahweh (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,

Youngs Literal Translation

And the sons of Israel ask of Jehovah, -- and there is the ark of the covenant of God in those days,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

שׁאל שׁאל 
Sha'al 
Usage: 172

of the Lord

Usage: 0

for the ark
ארן ארון 
'arown 
Usage: 202

of the covenant
בּרית 
B@riyth 
Usage: 284

of God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

Context Readings

The Punishment Of Benjamin

26 Then all the Israelites, the whole army, went up and came to the house of God [Bethel] and wept; and they sat there before the Lord and fasted that day until evening and offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before the Lord. 27 And the Israelites inquired of the Lord -- "for the ark of the covenant of God was there [at Bethel] in those days, 28 And Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron, ministered before it in those days -- "saying, Shall we yet again go out to battle against our brethren the Benjamites or shall we quit? And the Lord said, Go up, for tomorrow I will deliver them into your hand.



Cross References

Joshua 18:1

And the whole congregation of the Israelites assembled at Shiloh and set up the Tent of Meeting there; and the land was subdued before them.

Judges 20:18

The Israelites arose and went up to the house of God [Bethel] and asked counsel of God and said, Which of us shall take the lead to battle against the Benjamites? And the Lord said, Judah shall go up first.

1 Samuel 4:3-4

When the troops had come into the camp, the elders of Israel said, Why has the Lord smitten us today before the Philistines? Let us bring the ark of the covenant of the Lord here from Shiloh, that He may come among us and save us from the power of our enemies.

Numbers 27:21

He shall stand before Eleazar the priest, who shall inquire for him before the Lord by the judgment of the Urim [one of two articles in the priest's breastplate worn when asking counsel of the Lord for the people]. At Joshua's word the people shall go out and come in, both he and all the Israelite congregation with him.

Judges 20:23

And the Israelites went up and wept before the Lord until evening and asked of the Lord, Shall we go up again to battle against our brethren the Benjamites? And the Lord said, Go up against them.

Psalm 78:60-61

So that He forsook the tabernacle at Shiloh, the tent in which He had dwelt among men [and never returned to it again],

Isaiah 59:1

Behold, the Lord's hand is not shortened at all, that it cannot save, nor His ear dull with deafness, that it cannot hear.

Jeremiah 7:12

But go now to My place which was in Shiloh [in Ephraim], where I set My Name at the first, and see what I did to it for the wickedness of My people Israel.

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