Having a godly mother is THAT important - even for God: "And Mary said, 'My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for He has looked on the humble estate of His servant...'" Luke 1:46-55.
This picture of Our Lady was drawn by a mystic in Italy. Her hand was guided by Our Lady. There is a special blessing given each day to the person who carries it and another blessing given each time one looks at it with love.
Polish madonna. POLISH LEGEND HAS IT THAT THE BRIGHT WARMTH OF THE SUN MUST SMILE UPON THE EARTH ON SATURDAY, IF ONLY FOR A BRIEF MOMENT, IN REMEBRANCE OF CHRIST'S INFANCY WHEN ON THAT DAY MARY WOULD WASH IMMACULATELY CLEAN HIS SWADDLING CLOTHS SO THAT SUNDAY MIGHT FIND DELIGHT IN WITNESSING THE BABY GOD CLOTHED IN PURE FRESH SCENTED DRESS.