The Color of Water

"oh boy...God's not black.He's not white.He's a spirit." explain this quotation ?

The Color of Water by James McBride

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This leads up to Ruth voicing the title of the novel, "the color of water". James, as a child, tries to put God in the same context that he understands his world in. Ruth tries to explain that God simply isn't a concrete image.