1 Samuel 7:1-2 NIV

1 So the men of Kiriath Jearim came and took up the ark1 of the LORD. They took it to Abinadab's2 house on the hill and consecrated Eleazar his son to guard the ark of the LORD.

References for 1 Samuel 7:1

Samuel Subdues the Philistines at Mizpah

2 It was a long time, twenty years in all, that the ark remained at Kiriath Jearim,3 and all the people of Israel mourned and sought after the LORD.4

References for 1 Samuel 7:2