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How can religious claims be meaningful if they are not empirically verifiable?

If the claim here is that a statement (and, presumably, also a question) can have meaning if and only if it is subject to empirical verification, the criterion for meaning is meaningless as well, since it is not itself subject to empirical verification. Thus, if it is correct, then the question is meaningless. But if the question is not meaningless, then the verifiability criterion of meaning is false.