Contributed by Kenneth Trent on Sep 19, 2006
If the Ephraimites had known in advance what the password was, they would have rehearsed it until they could pronounce it correctly.
WHAT IS YOUR “SHIBBOLETH”?
“The Gileadites seized the fords of the Jordan before the Ephraimites arrived. And when any Ephraimite who escaped said, "Let me cross over," the men of Gilead would say to him, "Are you an Ephraimite?" If he said, "No," then they would say to him, "Then say,