The Duggar family's association with a pastor known for espousing child abuse has them embroiled in a growing controversy just ahead of the Counting On season premiere. Keep reading to find out about the Duggar connection to Michael Pearl, whose 1994 book To Train Up A Child was allegedly connected to the deaths of three children by their parents' hands.
Category: The Duggars
The only celebrity family on the planet that can turn courting into headlines is back at it again as Josiah Duggar officially announces his courtship of Lauren Swanson.
After a five-month courtship and just a shade over a year of marriage, Jinger Duggar and Jeremy Vuolo have announced that they got right down to it and produced a child. Duggar family congratulations have been pouring in; read on for some of their more curious messages.
Jill and Derick Dillard's Counting On replacements Kendra and Joseph Duggar are delivering on the expectations of fans who were "counting on" them getting pregnant right away as they just officially announced Kendra is pregnant with their first child!
Can you say "Fundies Down Undies?" Wait, that didn't come out right... Perhaps I should eschew the catchy slogan and just announce: The Duggars are headed to Australia! Like, A LOT of them!
Joy-Anna Duggar announced her pregnancy in late August, but a startling new baby bump photo has fans and detractors alike wondering whether she and new husband Austin Forsyth may have conceived a little closer to their May wedding date–as in, before their wedding.
Derick Dillard relaunches his controversial fundraising campaign to help pay for his one-year ministry residency on GoFundMe, and bumps up his goal more than 50%. Plus, he doubles down on his criticism of fellow TLC reality star, transgender teen Jazz Jennings by arguing "If I say I feel like I am Nepali, that doesn't make me so."
Derick Dillard, husband of Counting On star Jill Duggar, is back at the center of controversy. This time, Derick's expenditures–and the source of his income–have come under fire, just weeks after several consecutive fundraisers intended to raise money for his enrollment in a Duggar-backed ministry were canceled due to Terms of Service violations.