Adam Maida

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Adam Joseph Maida (born March 18, 1930) is an American cardinal prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He was born in East Vandergrift, Pennsylvania.[1] He was the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Detroit, Michigan, from 1990 to 2009. He was elevated to Cardinal in 1994.[2]

Cardinal Maida was the bishop of the Diocese of Green Bay, Wisconsin, from 1984 to 1990.[3]

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  1. Miranda, Salvador. "MAIDA, Adam Joseph (1930- )". The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church.
  2. "Biography of Adam Cardinal Maida". Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit.
  3. Cheney, David M. "Adam Joseph Cardinal Maida".[self-published source]