27 And the Israelites inquired of the LORD. (In those days the ark of the covenant of God was there,

Read Judges 20:27 Using Other Translations

And the children of Israel enquired of the LORD, (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,
And the people of Israel inquired of the LORD (for the ark of the covenant of God was there in those days,
The Israelites went up seeking direction from the LORD . (In those days the Ark of the Covenant of God was in Bethel,