Roberto Quiñones Haces was sentenced to one year in a labour camp, according to the U.S. State Department.
The Jesuit priests in El-Salvador were working on fomenting peace between the two sides during the civil war.
The sculpture of Saint Francis of Assisi was also vandalised.
Every year the Church in Brazil dedicates a Sunday to persecuted Christians.
On the 24th of August, a young altar server of the Parish of Saint Peter of Fortaleza was shot dead on the street.
The authorities of Mexico City reported that this Sunday, August 30th, the historical Santa Veracruz Church caught fire.
"The Church is very clear. It is a response from the Catechism. It is a great mistake to promote legislation on abortion."
A ruling to remove the post was eventually revoked, but he was warned to be more prudent.
El Salvador is considered one of the most violent countries in the world, with the highest homicide rates.