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Acts 9:30

30 When the believers learned of this, they took him down to Caesarea and sent him off to Tarsus.

Read Acts 9:30 Using Other Translations

Which when the brethren knew, they brought him down to Caesarea, and sent him forth to Tarsus.
And when the brothers learned this, they brought him down to Caesarea and sent him off to Tarsus.
When the believers heard about this, they took him down to Caesarea and sent him away to Tarsus, his hometown.

What does Acts 9:30 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Acts 9:30

Which when the brethren knew
When the members of the church heard of it, by some means or another:

they brought him down to Caesarea;
not that which was before called Strato's tower, the same as in ( Acts 8:40 ) but Caesarea Philippi, mentioned in ( Matthew 16:13 ) the Syriac version adds, "by night", and some copies, "and sent him forth to Tarsus"; a city of Cilicia, his own native place, where he might be more safe, and also useful among his friends and acquaintance; ( Galatians 1:21 ) .

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