Freely giving the temporary use of property or possessions at no personal advantage. Scripture lays down conditions for lending and emphasises the responsibilities that it brings.
The motivation for lending
Not necessarily expecting repayment Lk 6:34-36
The dangers of lending
Exploitation Lev 25:36-37
Safeguards for the lender
Under the old covenant Ex 22:14 This specific case probably represents a general principle of restitution governing all kinds of lending.
Under the new covenant Lk 6:30-31
Jesus Christ was lent a donkey