'We're just so excited to start a life together!': Counting On's Jinger Duggar talks marrying Jeremy Vuolo after four month engagement
Jinger Duggar and Jeremy Vuolo tied the knot in front of 1,000 people in Arkansas on Saturday.
And soon after the 22-year-old beauty talked to TLC about how she was feeling.
The Counting On star told the network: 'I think we're just so excited to start a life together.'
Their first words as a married couple: Jinger Duggar and Jeremy Vuolo spoke to TLC about how happy they were with their Saturday nuptials in Arkansas
The best day of their life: The couple, seen here just after saying 'I do' have been engaged for only four months
'We are overjoyed to announce that we are now husband and wife,' Vuolo said.
'It was surreal when you said "I do,"' he added, looking ecstatic that they were now wed as he flashed his gold wedding band. The couple stood in front of a string a lights.
'It was the best thing ever,' she chimed in.
Expanding family: Joy-Anna, left, and Jana looked excited to be welcoming a new brother-in-law
Jinger then added: 'It’s incredible to see us at this place when we’ve prayed about this for so long and we just longed for the day where we were married, and now God’s given us our heart’s desire and our prayer … he’s just so graciously given [this] to us.'
'We've prayed for this for so long,' added the former soccer star.
'We're excited just to begin life together. It's been an incredible journey so far.'
The ring: They became engaged in July
The bride, still in her white wedding dress, added: 'Thank you all so much for your support, and the love you have expressed to us on our special day. We are so grateful to you all.'
TLC also shared a wedding photo where Jinger looked thrilled as she posed with her new husband.
The reality star wore a white lace dress with three quarter sleeves and a long veil.
She held onto a bouquet of white roses and hydrangeas.
Jeremy had on a dark blue suit with a checkered shirt and maroon tie.
Old pro: Big sis Jessa, who had been through it all before with Ben Seewald in 2014, helped oversee procedings
Jinger and Vuolo tied the knot at the Cathedral of the Ozarks at John Brown University in Siloam Springs.
They enjoyed a reception at the Christian Community Fellowship.
There were 1,000 guest in attendance and the nuptials were filmed for a TLC special called Counting On: Jinger’s Wedding that will air on November 15.
One kid and counting: Pregnant Jessa announced in August she and Ben are expecting their second child
Among the guests was 28-year-old Josh Duggar, who made a rare appearance with his wife Anna at the ceremony.
The family's show '19 Kids and Counting' was canceled after it was revealed Josh had molested five children, including four of his sisters.
Anna and Josh Duggar are rarely spotted together and their attending of the wedding is the first time they have been seen in public together in months.
On Wednesday it was reported by InTouch Weekly that Josh's wife Anna was considering leaving him.
But that does not seem to be the case as the couple looked happy at the wedding.
Lovely in lavender: Jana showed off her gold shoes as she walked outside the church
Tied up: Jill's husband Derick Dillard was rocking a man bun for the day
Happy bridesmaids: Joy-Anna, left, and Jana had on similar dresses in different colors
Jessa was also there, showing off her baby bump. She is expecting her second child with Ben Seewald in February.
Joy-Anna, Jill and Jana were seen as well.
But all attention was turned to the bride and groom as Vuolo’s father, Chuck, officiated.
'This was one of the most touching parts of the wedding is for Jeremy’s father to be able to officiate our wedding, standing with us and praying for us on this special day,' the couple told People.
The wedding car: On the front of their Jaguar it read Jinger Heart Jeremy
Jinger's parents Jim Bob and Michelle, 47, confirmed the wedding in a message posted on YouTube on Saturday.
The clip was taken at the wedding.
'We're so excited for Jinger and Jeremy. They just got married and they are such a sweet couple,' said Jim Bob, who was in a suit and tie
'It was so beautiful... Jeremy is such a loving, kind spiritual leader,' he added.
Boom man: Here a full TLC camera crew can be spied. The wedding special airs November 15
Another bridesmaid: Jeremy's sister Valerie wore a maroon lace dress with her hair up
Then Michelle spoke up: 'Congratulations, Jinger and Jeremy Vuolo, love you guys!'
Jinger and Jeremy have known each other for a while; they first met in May 2015 through his friend (and now brother-in-law) Ben Seewald.
'I was initially friends with Ben Seewald and Jessa, and it was through them that I got to meet Jinger,' he told People.
Jinger and Jeremy then went on a mission trip together and grew closer.
All on TV: The athlete got down on one knee as he popped the question to the reality vet
So into each other: The two have been romantic for only five months at most
In June Jeremy and Jinger announced they were courting. Then a month later they revealed they were engaged.
Their relationship has been explored on TLC’s Counting On. Cameras even followed Vuolo when he looked for an engagement ring.
Their honeymoon will be in Australia.
Welcoming note: Parents Jim Bob and Michelle shared a message on youtube for the couple
All together in NYC: The Duggar family was seen doing Extra in 2013. TLC officially canceled 19 Kids and Counting in July 2015
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