He was sent on an educational trip, the ship was captured, the crew massacred and our saint became a slave of the king.
When His Majesty died, the Queen gave Frumentius and another slave a free hand to help with the administration until her son was old enough to rule.
So Christianity had a very good boost and Ethiopia gained a bishop.
St FRUMENTIUS FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : FRUMENTIUS
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of : Unknown at present
God of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : ???-380
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 1981