Wright was in South Dallas delivering sermons at Friendship-West Baptist Church this morning as a guest pastor.
Stacey Floyd-Thomas, director of black church studies at Fort Worth’s Brite Divinity School, presented Wright with the award he had been scheduled to receive at a black church summit in March.
Wright had canceled his appearance because of concerns over the safety of his family, those at the summit and himself.
“We as black Texans...saw this as a time we would not refuse and we would not deny our modern-day prohet,” Floyd-Thomas said.
Brite Divinity is on the campus of
UPDATE: Here's our full report on Wright's appearance.