Category: Bringing Up Bates

What is Institute in Basic Life Principles? Documentary to target Duggars, Plaths, Bates

The creators of the docuseries LuLaRich have their targets set on fundamental Christians like the Duggars, the Plath family from Welcome to Plathville, and the stars of Bringing Up Bates.

The Amazon Studios production is set to expose the dark, cult-like side of the Institute in Basic Life Principles which they support, but what actually is the IBLP?

PHOTOS Bringing Up Bates family tree with birthdays and ages

Tonight is the series premiere of UP TV's Bringing Up Bates featuring Duggar buddies Gil and Kelly Jo Bates and their 19 children. To help you keep up with all those Bateseses we've created a handy dandy "family tree" with photos of Ma and Pa Bates, all their children, all their children's spouses, and even their grandchild -- complete with birthdays and ages!