• Banja Luka
  • 16°C
  • Prijedor
  • 16°C
  • M. Grad
  • 16°C
  • Gradiška
  • 16°C
  • Doboj
  • 17°C
  • Bijeljina
  • 18°C
  • Višegrad
  • 20°C
  • Foča
  • 17°C
  • Trebinje
  • 24°C
  • E. Sarajevo
  • 17°C

Church of the Ascension in Koprivna

The oldest Orthodox church in Modriča is the Church of Ascension in Koprivna, built in 1874. There is a story about building the oldest church in Modriča passed from generation to generation. Namely, the church builder, a man called Stajo Stajić decided to build a church different from the one the Ottoman authorities had approved; he wanted to raise a bigger and better one.