The priest was attacked by more than 50 young people who were riding bikes during a Friday service.
During Sunday mass, a terrorist group attacked a church in Burkina Faso, killing 15 believers.
Six religious brothers and a priest were kidnapped on Friday in the Haitian capital.
Cardinal Ferrão, Archbishop of Goa, was elected to lead the Federation of Asian Bishops' Conferences.
Bishop Dumas suffered injuries as a result of an explosion but is in stable condition.
"Do not divide us," tribal leaders asked the Indian government as India decided to seal the open border with Myanmar.
Pope Francis prays for Mozambique and Sudan to end the senseless violence.
The vandals hit the face of the statue with a hammer in the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.
Nine Christians were arrested; the condition or whereabouts of most of them are unknown.