Pictures of the Week: January 31 – February 7

APTOPIX Sochi Olympics
Wong Maye-E—AP
Feb. 4, 2014. A worker is dwarfed against the sky as he stands at the top of the Olympic cauldron ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

From the opening of the Winter Olympics in Sochi and mourning the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman to fighting horses in China and the world’s largest baby Jesus, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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