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29. Religion / D. Religious Issues / 1. Religious Commitment / c. Religious Verification

[whether a religious claim could be verified]

3 ideas
The 'truths' expressed by theists are not literally significant [Ayer]
Belief in an afterlife may be unverifiable in this life, but it will be verifiable after death [Hick, by PG]
It may be hard to verify that we have become immortal, but we could still then verify religious claims [Hick, by PG]