The Mormon Church's supportive position is head-turning, coming just seven years after it famously backed Prop 8.
The church first endorsed statewide LGBT-inclusive legislation, then said its support was limited to a Salt Lake City ordinance.
Equal marriage has won back parental rights for the Beehive State's same-sex couples seeking adoptions.
Several states have won the freedom to marry in just the last few days. That means plenty to celebrate for same-sex couples and their allies — and plenty to lament for those who oppose equality.
These are the couples who brought the cases that just won marriage in their home states.
The issue is now clearly back in the political arena, but Republicans seem to want to avoid it.
While some religious and political leaders are not happy that Utah now must extend marriage equality to all residents, couples are exercising their right to marry.