Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Baby Dilly is Here!


We have news to share. Baby Dilly has arrived! Jill (Duggar) Dillard and Derick Dillard welcomed their first child on April 6th at 11:49pm. Israel David Dillard weighed 9 lbs, 10 oz. He made his debut just 11 minutes short of two weeks past his due date. Jill and Israel are both healthy. More details to come.

TLC will air Israel's birth on Tuesday, May 5th. 

Photo: PEOPLE.com

566 comments:

  1. Was it home birth?

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  2. Yay!!!!!!!! He is so beautiful! Praying for you guys!!!

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  3. ️️️️Congraulations Jill and Derick! What a precious addition to your family! I am so exicted for you guys! You guys are going to be such great parents to your little man! ️️️️️️️️Congraulations again!!!!

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  4. I know she wanted a home birth but it appears she is in the hospital. I hope everything went okay.

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  5. We are praying for you all.
    Many blessings from our family to yours.
    Marque, Emily & Christopher

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  6. I'm sorry, but since he has a name, please stop calling him "Baby Dilly."

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  7. congrats... I'm sure that little boy will be well deservingly spoiled...

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  8. So cute!! Yayyyy!!! congrats dillards

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  9. He is beautiful ! Congratulations !

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  10. Are they calling him, "David" instead of Israel? Just wondering as you said, "Jill and David are both healthy."

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  11. It looks like they are in the hospital, did the have to induce labor?

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  12. Congratulations Mom and Dad. He is adorable!

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  13. Congrats to Jill and Derick on their healthy baby boy!!! Love the name Israel David

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  14. How wonderful! He is a blessed little fella. I'm glad all went well. May God bless all 3 of you.
    Beautiful name. What a beautiful family you 3 are!

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  15. YAY!!! So happy for the whole family! Big whoppin' boy - 9# 10 oz...and it looks like a hospital room? No matter - Everyone is healthy and happy!!! Love to them all!

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  16. Congratulations from Switzerland! :-) Love Derick's T-Shirt - Israel is my homeland... ;-)

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  17. What a beautiful baby and a lovely family. Congratulations and many years of health for this little wee one. :)

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  18. Congratulations Jill and Derick on your son and to your family. What a wonderful blessing it is to be able to hold him in your arms and share the love you both have for him. May God bless all of you as you start another journey in life.

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  19. Did she end up having the baby at the hospital? (looks like a hospital room in the picture) He was a big healthy boy. I'm so happy for them :D

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  20. Congratulations on the birth of David! We wish you all the best as your lives will be full of "changes". He is handsome.

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  21. So happy he is here! Have been waiting for this moment... Feel like we know you all so personally....Congratulations

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  22. Congratulations!! Looks like a hospital birth.

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  23. Congratulations!! Awwww...What a sweet little family!

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  24. Congratulations! So are you going to call him David? So precious!

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  25. A gift from God! Congrats to the Dillards! What a cute family picture.

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  26. Congratulations to both of you. :D

    From British Columbia, Canada.

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  27. Congratulations!! Awww...What a sweet little Family!

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  28. Congratulations to Jill and Derek!!! Beautiful baby boy and what an amazing family!! They will be great parents!! So happy he's safely here!

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  29. Awwwww so sweet!!!!!! Congrats 😊

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  30. Congrats!! Such a precious little boy!! God Bless you!!

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  31. Congrat's to the Dillard and Duggar families!!

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  32. Congratulations! :-)

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  33. Why did Derrick and Jill Dillard have a hospital birth? Did they have a vaginal birth or a Caesarian section? If they had a Caesarian section, Israel had to be transverse for that to happen. At least he's full-term and healthy. That's what counts. He's so cute.

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  34. Hospital!!!!! Thank goodness!

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  35. Congratulations! :-)

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  36. I'm so happy for them!!! No words, Praise God!

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  37. CONGRATULATIONS Jill and Derick. He is such a handsome lil guy. Many blessings to you and yours.

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  38. Bless you both, Israel is beautiful. Enjoy every moment.

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  39. Why was he born in a hospital?

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  40. Congratulation! He is beautiful! Jill you look great. It looks like you did end up delivering in the hospital. I hope all went well. He certainly is a large first baby. I am sure you will have lots of help in your recovery. I am so thrilled for you and wish you all the best. Take care of yourself little Momma.

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  41. My congrats! He looks like his grandpa jim bob in my opinion! :)

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  42. Congratulations! He is very handsome.

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  43. Congratulations - Israel is adorable and Jill looks fantastic. I don't think Derrick's smile could be any bigger!

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  44. YEAH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SO Exited!!!! My dads birthdays too!!!!!!!

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  45. Congrats to Jill, Derick and the entire family!

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  46. Congrats Jill and derick

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  47. Patricia SieraskiApril 7, 2015 at 12:45 PM

    Congratulations Jill and Derick on the birth of baby Israel David. God has given you a precious gift to care for. Blessings always.

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  48. It looks like she is in a hospital... What happened to her home birth. She looks gorgeous and so happy

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  49. Where it says Jill and David are doing fine the baby's name is Isreal David !

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  50. Congratulations!!!!!!!!!! Oh Happy Day!!!!!

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  51. Hospital birth! Feeling for Jill's dream coming to that—not easy for a homebirth midwife to accept. Eager to hear the story.

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  52. Congratulations Jill and Derick! Israel David is a wonderful name! He's so cute! God Bless you guys!

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  53. Why is she at the hospital though....... YEAH!!!!!!!!

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  54. Cogradulations jill and derick. God bless you.

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  55. Wonderful news. Enjoy your new bundle. Congrats Jill and Derek

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  56. So happy he is here.May God Bless you all.Mom and Dad look very proud and you should.It looks like they are in a hospital i hope everything was alright with the delivery.Good Luck and again God Bless you.Oh and love his name.

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  57. Are they going to be calling him David? Or did you mean to write Jill and Israel? :) Anyway.... congrats!!!! Looks like they're at a hospital, did complications arise? All that matters now is they're all doing well!!!!! Praise the Lord. This is exciting times for them :)

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  58. Congratulations. Wow a hospital birth after all. I am glad she delivered in a hospital so everyone could be safe. Big beautiful baby!

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  59. So happy for this new born ... welcome Israel David!!! <3 <3 <3
    A big kiss and hug to the new couple of parents!!!!!
    Valentina from Italy

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  60. Congratulations Jill and Derick on the birth of your beautiful baby boy! ( he was born on my sister's birthday!) I pray that he will grow up to follow his parent's godly example.

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  61. Congratulations, Jill and Derick! Mom and Israel look like they are doing well. :)

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  62. Congratulations Jill and Derick!!. Your baby is so adorable!! and the name is so perfect. Love you ,and your family. May God continue to bless your family. Your family is so awesome.

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  63. Congratulations Dillards!!! Jill, you look beautiful and glowing!

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  64. Congratulations wow he is so so cute .Jill u look amazing dady looks so proud. Wow enjoy him cause they grow so fast.congrats from my family to yours💖

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  65. So happy he is here! He is beautiful!!!!

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  66. Congratulations! Baby Israel shares a birthday with my son Myles, he was born April 6 2014

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  67. Congrats Derrick and Jill! He is precious!!! Did you have to have him at the hospital??

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  68. Looks like like had had it in the hospital

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  69. Congratulations to you both!! He's adorable!

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  70. Congratulations from NS, Canada!

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  71. Congratulations! So happy for you both!...Love yall, God Bless

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  72. Congrats he is adorable :)

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  73. Congratulations Jill and Derick on the birth of your beautiful baby boy! (He was born on my sister's birthday!) i pray that he will grow up to follow his parent's godly example.

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  74. Congratulations on the birth of your first child. I know ya'll will be amazing parents. Can't wait to see him grow up!

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  75. Congratulations to the whole family! May God pour out His many blessings upon them. 😊

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  76. Congrats to the new parents!!! He is a beautiful Baby Boy!! XO

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  77. They are going to call him David? Looks like she ended up in the hospital? Congrats
    to the couple

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  78. Congrats with your babyboy!! Lots of love from Holland

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  79. Did she end up having to go to the hospital to deliver? I know she was planning a home birth but I'm wondering if because he was so over due they couldn't?

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  80. Israel is a great name!

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  81. I see a fearfully and wonderfully made son! Congrats. I also see a hospital gown and background...it is fine. Not all things go according to our plans, but a healthy baby and mama is a perfect result.

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  82. Congratulations! I'm very happy for them

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  83. So happy for them! Just precious! God is good!!

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  84. Congrats and Best Wishes! God Bless

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  85. Congratulations to the Dillard and Duggar families!

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  86. Will we be getting any more details about her birth? All us birth junkies have been anxious to hear how it was for her, but I'm wondering if TLC is going to keep that a secret for the episode!

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  87. So happy for Jill and Derick! What a beautiful baby they have been blessed with!

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  88. Congratulation to you both !!

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  89. Congrats. So, it looks like she is in the hospital. Did she have natural birth or a c-section? the baby looks great!

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  90. Israel is a big baby and he's so beautiful!! Congrats Jill and Derrick! (:

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  91. Congrats ❤️❤️❤️

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  92. Congrats, we are so happy for both of you and your very happy ectended families! The Lord will truely bless you all! My son is sad you missed his day (the 10th)...but I am glad you are all safe and sound. Enjoy God's most wonderful blessing of parenthood!
    Love all the NJ Allens!

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  93. Congratulations to Jill and Derrick on their new arrival! What a sweet little blessing. All three of them look really tired, lol! But a happy kind of tired. :-)

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  94. Yay! So excited! But it looks like they are in a hospital...hope everything went all right!

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  95. congrats! He is beautiful!! What a blessing!!

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  96. Congratulations to the beautiful couple! God bless your family :)

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  97. great photo, they both look rather tired and like they've been tearing up a little - so sweet, beautiful baby! congratulations!

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  98. Congratulations, I know that you both will be wonderful parents...God Bless You.

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  99. YAY! Baby Dilly is here!! Weren't they having a home birth? Did something go wrong?

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  100. Aw! So sweet! Big baby, so precious!!! :)

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  101. Congrats to you both and to your extended families as well. What a blessing a little one is...enjoy your very special gift from above. May he grow in the grace and knowledge of our precious Savior!
    Love and Blessings...the NJ Allens

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  102. Yea finallyIsrael David has arrived!!!!!!!!! Sooooooo excited to see him!!!!!!!!!! Can't wait to see his birth on May 5th!!!!!!!!!!:) Congratulations Jill and Derick!!!!!!!!!!!!:-)

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  103. Proud he is here. Thank you Lord they are both doing well. He was sure a big boy for such a small girl. Congratulations and I love his sweet name.

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  104. What a blessing this this wonderful couple. God bless you all. Congratulations.

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  105. Congratulations! Today is my son's 11th birthday. He came in at 10 lbs 5 oz.

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  106. Beautiful! Congratulations on your new precious bundle of joy! I love the name you chose. God bless you both as you raise your child for Him.

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  107. Congrats everyone! He sure is a cutie.

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  108. So happy for you!!! Congrats!!!!

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  109. Blessings to you all and welcome little Israel David to a wonderful family <3

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  110. Congrats, he is darling. Glad you all are doing good.

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  111. Praise God! And congratulations, too!! : ) Just to let you know, I have prayed for you, Jill and feel blessed to see an answer to my prayer.

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  112. Congratulations to Jill and Derick Dillard and welcome little Israel David Dillard.

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  113. Now Jessa will finally be able to announce her pregnancy without taking any of the limelight from the Dillards.

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  114. sure is cute and a good size , ,so happy for you two and your family's

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  115. Yay! He is so cute

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  116. Congratulations!! God bless you and your baby, happy his here and healthy, can't wait to see the see the show.

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  117. Congrats to the new parents!! God Bless You All!!

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  118. What a blessing and the name is precious. 9 pounds is a big baby, I should know, my son was 12! Congrats to both families! He will be loved!

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  119. Dear Jill and Derick,

    Congratiolatins with your beautiful babyboy.

    With love from Mariëlla van Dijk from The Netherlands

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  120. Congratulations to both, beautiful baby 😊👍

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  121. congratulazioni !

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  122. Congratulations to Jill and Derick! Welcome to the world baby Israel--see, it's not such a bad place to be in when you finally come out! ;)

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  123. Congratulations, such a blessing.

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  124. Congratulations on the birth of your beautiful baby boy! So happy for you!

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  125. Were there problems with the birth since they appear to be in a hospital? Congratulations!

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  126. Congrats on your son! My second child was a boy, born last March at 11:52 PM when I was 41 weeks and 6 days, and also weighed 9lbs 10oz! His name is Titus. :) Nice work momma!

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  127. I noticed she is in a hospital setting and not at home. Did she have to get birth via c-section or did she have to get induced? I am just wondering.

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  128. Congrats to Derek and Jill! Both my boys were big babies. My first was 8lbs 11oz, 20 inches long. My second was a day early and was 9lbs 14.2oz and 23 1/2 inches long!

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  129. Congratulations! Beautiful name and precious baby. God has truly blessed you both.

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  130. DONT LET HIM GROW UP TOO FAST IT GOOD TO SEE ALL THREE OF YOU TOGETHER
    HAPPY LATE EASTER TO YOU THREE. LOVE YOU ALL VERY MUCH ! LOVE ROBERT AND PATTY SMITH FROM OGDEN UTAH

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  131. Did she have a hospital delivery?

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  132. Congratulations!

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  133. Glad to see it appears she had the baby in the hospital. She looks good, and I'm happy all went well. I do pray they will wait a while before having another.

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  134. Yay! How exciting! It looks like Jill is in a hospital... Lily and Ellie, did Jill deliver at home or in the hospital? Thank you:). And congrats to Jill and Derick!

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  135. I am sooo excited. What a cute family. The baby is adorable. Congrats to you both. Much love from Mississippi.

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  136. YYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  137. Congrats Jill and Derek!! He is BEAUTIFUL and I love his name!!

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  138. So sweet! A beautiful family!

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  139. I see Jill is hooked up to hospital monitors. Did she end up having the baby at the hospital? Was it due to any complications?

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  140. Yeee! Welcome Israel! God blessing this beautiful family! Sophie from Italy

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  141. Yay! I like the name.

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  142. Well done Jill!! Congratulations to the whole family!! There's no better adventure than parenthood!! All the love in the world from Leeds , England

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  143. Happy Birthday! And Congratulations new parents! Love his name!!

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  144. Congratulations! Can't wait for more details.

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  145. Congratulations!! He's beautiful.

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  146. Congrats Jill and Derick! You guys will love being parents!! Kids are gods blessings..

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  147. Congrats! Very happy everyone is doing good:)

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  148. Did she go to the hospital? i see Id bracelets and monitors...

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  149. Congratulation on baby Israel. He is a perfect gift from God. Enjoy

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  150. Congratulations Derrick & Jill. Baby Israel looks very healthy. Very happy for your family. God bless!

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  151. Congradulations Derick and Jill Dillard on the arrival of your beautiful son (Baby Dilly)Israel David Dillard you all are a very happy little family my it continue to grow .Happy Birthday Baby Dilly . may you all have a very Blessed life

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  152. Looks like she had him in the hospital. He's a cutie!

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  153. Looks like she had him in the hospital. He's a cutie!

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  154. Congratulations Jill and Derick (and Baby Israel!) so happy for you both and cannot wait for more pictures!

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  155. Our first baby son, was born two weeks late on an Easter Monday night just in time to celebrate our first wedding anniversary nine days later. Congratulations to your first addition. God's peace and blessings to you always!

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  156. Jill and Derek you have a beautiful son. I love his name. I love watching all of you on tv. You have truely been blessed by God with this beautiful little family. Sending love and prayers for a speedy recovery 💗💗

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  157. Congratulations on that beautiful baby boy!

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  158. congrats on your beautiful baby boy enjoy every day they grow up so fast.

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  159. Congratulations Jill and Derick! Praying for a smooth recovery for Jill, and God's blessings on Isreal.
    What a neat name, and so perfect for your story! God bless you! :)
    Love,
    Grace

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  160. Congratulations he is beautiful you both are going to be great parents.

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  161. Congrats to them! It's awesome Israel made his way on the day that Jesus rose! It was my 30th birthday yesterday, so double bonus!

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  162. Congratulations Jill and Derrick! He is so cute! Love his name! Noticed it's on Derick's shirt! God bless you all.

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  163. Congratulations he is beautiful you both are going to be great parents.

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  164. Congratulation, to the proud parents, he is so precious!

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  165. Congratulations proud parents god bless you all he is precious

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  166. Congratulations Jill and Derick, baby Israel was worth the wait, so happy for you x

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  167. Congratulations to Jill and Derrick, I am so happy for the two of you, love you and your families, may God help this beautiful little one prosper in everything he does in life. <3

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  168. What a baby doll. Congratulations on your new little blessing. They all look great. Late babies are always plumper and adorable.

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  169. Yay! Baby Dilly is here! Congratulations Jill and Derick! I can already see a resemblance of mum and dad in little Israel already! Hope everyone is ok and can't wait to here and see more about your little family. Enjoy getting to know the newest member xxxx

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  170. Jill you wanted a home birth but it looks like you are in the hospital. Glad everybody is healthy!!

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  171. praying for little Israel, really a cutie pie

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  172. Welcome baby dilly! I hope she wasn't too bummed he was born in a hospital.
    Can't wait to see the special.

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  173. Congrats they all come in God's time. Mine were all late but perfect. Enjoy this time because before you know it he will be on the move and growing way to fast. Let your family help and just love that baby.

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  174. yay!! so happy for them! <3

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  175. Congratulations Jill and Derick!!!! Now the fun really begins. Enjoy your blessing from God!!!

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  176. Congratulations on a handsome little man!! I love your show, and it's been so exciting to watch all of the couples getting married, and starting their own familes. I love the Bates as well!! Good Christian television programs!! Wish there were more shows like yours!

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  177. Congratulations! He is perfect!

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  178. Congrats on the new baby boy! I'm proud of you and your family! God bless all !!

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  179. Congrats Jill and Derick I am very happy for your family rest and we will all see you on Tuesday nights. I love your whole family and my grandchildren keep asking me is it Tuesday yet and I have to tell them no but when it is Tuesday they tell me we have to watch and I tell them you bet Michelle and Jim Bob you have a wonderful family great children. Jim Bob I hope you have a grandchild named after you. Love you all. Congrats to Jessa and Ben on your marriage.I have watched Josh and Anna Jill and Derick, Jessa and Ben's weddings Congrats to all of you

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  180. Congratulations! I am so excited! Yay!

    You said "Jill and David are both healthy".So is he "David" or Israel?

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  181. He looks perfect! Mom & Dad sure do look happy. Blessings to the Dillard Family

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  182. Thank you for sharing as I was very excited about Israel's birth. God Bless You and Congratulations!

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  183. Congrat's... From West Virginia ...

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  184. I am extremely excited to hear about the wonderful news of baby Dilly! He is such an amazing gift from god! Your family has inspired many including my son to become better people. I love the show and hope it keeps on going strong! I sincerely enjoy watching the love between each member of the family. I only have a 7 yr old son- so it's a small family I have- but I feel you guys are a little bit part of ours- at least in our hearts. Thanks for sharing a picture of Jill and Dereks 1st baby! Love you guys!
    Desiree Imperial

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  185. Congratulations to this beautiful couple! What a gorgeous baby boy. May God forever hold you in his hands. You are truly blessed!

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  186. That is so great. What are they going to call him. Israel or David?

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  187. Congratulations Jill and Derick. What a lovely baby. Jill looks tired but you both look so happy and proud. Best wishes from the UK.

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