Don Guido Panella forgave the woman but was quite shocked by the incident.
The gunmen divided themselves into five groups on Sunday morning and moved through various communities.
Abuse by the Hindu Nationalistic Political Party, BJP, will likely increase as the elections draw nearer.
The recent attack in Ancha is just the latest in a years-long pattern of militant violence committed against the village.
In March of this year, Al-Shabab killed dozens in a coordinated attack on Cabo Delgado’s capital of Palma.
The Catholics were threatened with phrases like "I swear by the Quran, I will cut your throats".
Across India, false claims of forced religious conversions are used to harass Christians and justify attacks on chuirches.
Other missionaries and Fauber’s friends solicited prayers for him to make a full recovery.
Attacks by Al-Shabaab in Kenya most often involve the killing of Christians in small villages or who are riding on buses.