[what does SJ mean?]

Robert Peter Burns rburns at chaph.usc.edu
Sat Nov 4 04:28:12 MST 1995


Charles MacKay wrote:
> 
> It designates a member of the Roman Catholic religious order the Society 
> of Jesus, or Jesuits. Dominicans use "O.P." for "Order of Preachers", 
> Marianists use "S.M." for "Society of Mary", although when I was in it the 
> running joke was that it stood for "Sado-Masochism", and so on...

Drat!  Looks like I joined the wrong order...The SMs sound MUCH
more interesting!  :)

Peter Burns SJ
rburns at scf.usc.edu


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