Offbeat Pictures of The Week - April 23

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Penitents take part in the 'Jesus del Gran Poder' procession during... News PhotoBestpix,Catholicism,Celebration,Close-up,Ecuador,Holy Week,Horizontal,Obscured Face,Offbeat,Parade,Participant,Penitente People,Quito,Religion,WorshipperPhotographer Collection: AFP Penitents take part in the 'Jesus del Gran Poder' procession during Holy Week celebrations in Quito on April 18, 2014. Thousands of Christian around the world mark Holy Week with a series of deeply symbolic rituals commemorating Jesus' crucifixion and resurrection three days later on the holiest day of the Christian calendar, Easter Sunday. AFP PHOTO/ RODRIGO BUENDIA (Photo credit should read RODRIGO BUENDIA/AFP/Getty Images)