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PHOTO: Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard Share an Epic Kiss at Their Wedding

See Jill and Derick Dillard's Romantic Wedding Kiss

Originally posted 06/26/2014 01:25PM

That is one epic smooch.

Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard were open about their decision to wait until their wedding day to kiss for the first time – and the newlyweds sure made it count.

In a swoon-worthy moment captured in this photo, Derick dramatically dips his new bride, the second daughter of Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar of 19 Kids and Counting, as they share a passionate kiss – one of their first ever.

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Newlyweds Jill and Derick Dillard Celebrate with More Than 1,000 Guests

UpdatePosted 06/22/2014 11:25AM

Jill and Derick Dillard Celebrate Wedding with More Than 1,000 Guests

Originally posted 06/22/2014 09:25AM

The small town of Springdale, Arkansas, grew by more than 1,000 people this weekend, to include a large accumulation of Duggars celebrating the nuptials of the second daughter in a family of 19 kids.

At the family-friendly wedding and reception for Jill, 23, daughter to Jim Bob, 48, and Michelle, 47, of TLC's hit reality show 19 Kids & Counting, and new husband Derick Dillard, greeting and feeding the masses went like clockwork in true Duggar fashion.

"I'm so grateful to all the volunteers who helped put everything together for the wedding," Michelle tells PEOPLE. "Everyone has worked hard and done an amazing job."

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Inside Jill Duggar's EmotionalRehearsal Dinner

Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard's Wedding Rehearsal Dinner: All the Details!

Originally posted 06/21/2014 09:20AM

It was a day full of joyful preparation for a much-anticipated wedding – but it was also filled with prayer for a beloved mother not in attendance.

Jill Duggar, 23, the second daughter in the supersized Duggar family of TLC's hit reality show 19 Kids & Counting, and fiancé Derick Dillard, 25, were surrounded by over 100 family and friends on Friday, helping prepare for their Saturday wedding.

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See the Moment Jill Duggar Begins a Courtship with Her Fiancé

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Derick Dillard Asks Jill Duggar to Begin a Courtship (Video)

Originally posted 05/13/2014 04:45PM

Newly engaged couple Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard met for the first time in Nepal, when she traveled there with her father, Jim Bob Duggar, so the two could get to know each other. But as their trip wound down, both Jill and Derick were unsure about how the other person felt.

In an exclusive clip of a new episode of TLC's hit reality show 19 Kids & Counting, airing Tuesday (9 p.m. ET), we get to see the moment when Derick asks Jill to start a courtship – and their first side hug.

"I think he likes me, hopefully," Jill, 22, says as she's packing up her bags. "He's really nice."

Derick was having nervous jitters of his own. "It's been an awesome week," he says. "I'm kind of smitten with her right now. I hope the feelings are mutual. We'll see."

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