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Who knows eighty-nine?

Please cite/link your sources, if possible. At some point in the next few days, I will:

  • Upvote all interesting answers.

  • Accept the best answer.

  • Go on to the next number.

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

Number of pesukim in the parasha of the korbanos of the nesiim (and the gematria of chanuka)

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The Beis Hamikdash, as renovated by Herod, stood for 89 years (he started the work in 19 BCE, and it was destroyed in 70 CE).

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Sara's age when visited by malachim

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