Fr Andrew Czarny was born in Eastern Poland where he did all of his education. He first immigrated to the United States of America. After serving in numerous parishes in New York state, he came to Brantford in the 1990s.
As a young boy, Fr Andrew attended church with his family and when he was old enough became an Altar Boy. While serving as an Altar Boy, he realized that he wanted to be a priest. After completing all his education in Poland, he was ordained on July 1, 1984.