Here is the great Latinist convert in The Mass in Slow Motion, Sheed and Ward, 1948:

“And then, just to make sure that he is carrying the congregation with him, he says, ‘The Lord be with you’. And the server answers, ‘And with you likewise’ (that is all ‘And with thy spirit’ means). Priest and people are going about this great business of theirs shoulder to shoulder.”

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