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Lord, we pray for your comfort, healing and salvation for this family. Reveal yourself to them mightily in this hour as the Good Shepherd and the Good Father, Lord.

Regardless of party, we should rally around this family in prayer just as we would want others to do for us.

From Fox News. Illinois Congressman Sean Casten announced the death of this teenage daughter in a statement on Monday.

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Casten’s congressional office said Gwen Casten, 17, passed away Monday morning, but provided no further details on her death.

The statement described Gwen as Casten’s “beloved daughter” and said the family was requesting privacy during this “heartbreaking time.”

Police in Downers Grove, Illinois, said they were called to the Casten home around 6:48 a.m. for an unresponsive 17-year-old female and determined that she was deceased.

The DuPage County Coroner also responded to the scene, and the cause of death is under investigation….

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(Excerpt from Fox News. Photo Credit: Canva)

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Karen Lips
June 18, 2022

May God comfort you at this difficult time. I pray that the Lord will give you the peace and strength you and your family need.

Herb Johnston
June 16, 2022

Lord please help us in these days as the Avalanche of grief and Evil cartwheels over us.
Lord, in this current national unbelievable torrent of grief -, wherein the Casten family has been assaulted in this way-, Lord,..I pray for healing and peace for the hearts of this grieving family, The Grieving father,The Grieving mother, and any and all brothers and sisters …..Lord ,and the extended family cousins-, grandparents- uncles and aunts.. in Jesus name, please use this time to reveal your presence in their hearts, Lord-, bringing them comfort and salvation-, to those who don’t know you..and to those who do know you … in Jesus Mighty name, amen

Roxanne Rice
June 15, 2022

May the Lord grant you peace, hope, and comfort as you move through these days. May you feel His love surrounding you. He is with you always.

Allena Jordan
June 15, 2022

Father, be a comfort around this grief-stricken family. Lord, we don’t know whether they know You. If they don’t, then show them who You are during this most grievous time. Shower them with Your love. In Jesus’ Name. Amen

Laura Sisson
June 15, 2022

praying God will hold you close and comfort you. So sorry to hear of this loss to your family.

June 15, 2022

Father, we don’t know why or what. We don’t need to know, because You do. We just need to pray for Your movement and comfort in this sad situation for the Casten family. Father, in Jesus name, bring glory to Your name and beauty in these ashes, in Your perfect time. Thank You for Your love and compassion. Amen.

June 15, 2022

Praying for family hearts in these moments , God bless Casten family and provide all their needs

Betsy West
June 15, 2022

Oh heavenly Father, there is nothing more painful than untimely death of a child. Comfort this family with your unfailing love and mercy.


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